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According to a new report from Bit9 - security vendor with a focus on defending against advanced persistent threats (APT) - there is a one in four chance that downloading an Android app from the official Google Play market could put you at risk.
www.pcworld.com/article/2013524/study-finds-25-percent-of-android-apps-to-be-a-security-risk.html
 5229    393       # privacy # abuse # apps
Hundreds of apps put snoops to work and then there is "supersonic tone tracking". Of 300 apps Exodus has analysed, Yale says 75 per cent contain trackers.
https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/11/28/android_apps_unexpectedly_track_users/
 1142    264       # apps # spyware # trackers
OpenStreetMap powers map data on hundreds of web sites, mobile apps, and hardware devices. Built by a community of mappers that contribute and maintain data about roads, trails, cafes, railway stations, and much more, all over the world.
www.openstreetmap.org
 846    211       # maps # geography # apps
AV Comparatives, a well-respected testing agency, has reported that 68% of 250 tested anti-malware apps on the Google Play Store are "practically useless", raising concerns about the safety of Android mobile users.
https://www.curious-frank.com/post/danger-in-the-app-store
 599    155       # privacy # abuse # apps
Over the past year, Apple has removed or restricted at least 11 of the 17 most downloaded screen-time and parental-control apps, according to an analysis by The New York Times and Sensor Tower, an app-data firm.
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/27/technology/apple-screen-time-trackers.html
 413    134       # apps # parental control # addiction
Signal messages and calls are always end-to-end encrypted and painstakingly engineered to keep your communication safe. For Desktop, Android and iPhone.
https://www.signal.org
 505    112       # apps # privacy # communication
WhatsApp users must agree to share their personal information with Facebook if they want to continue using the messaging service from next month, according to new terms and conditions.
https://www.theregister.com/2021/01/06/whatsapp_terms_change/
 286    41       # privacy # apps # abuse
The /e/ Foundation has brought a de-Googled phone to market - we got one to try, and spoke to founder Gaƫl Duval for all the details behind this brave effort.
https://www.theregister.com/2020/11/12/android_without_google_e_smartphone/
 218    32       # Android # apps # mobile phone
Open source framework for building truly native mobile apps. Handy NativeScript CLI and other tools and plugins. 100% Native API access. Write and deploy native mobile apps for iOS and Android from a single codebase.
https://www.nativescript.org
Epic Games on Friday won a Pyrrhic victory against Apple in its antitrust lawsuit, with US District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers ruling that Apple must allow developers to tell customers about third-party payments systems.
https://www.theregister.com/2021/09/10/apple_epic_judgement/
 25    6       # apps
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